The global fishing industry has suffered a “trial by fire” for at least twenty of the past thirty years thanks to the depredations of sections of the wider so-called green movement. A hard core of the industry has survived that and is now commencing to flourish again. Some of the criticism of the fishing ..
The balance of activity for 2020, according to official sources of the Spanish government, through its shipbuilding newsletters, reported that at the end of the year, the Spanish shipbuilding sector enjoyed remarkable results, with 44 newbuilding vessels consisting of 30 merchant ships and 14 fishing vessels. When compared ..
According to the data provided by Sea Europe for the first half of 2020, in terms of orderbook, the important role that Spanish shipyards play in the European market is clearly reflected. And likewise, in terms of the number of vessels completed, the Spanish shipbuilding sector is one of those leading the market, rivaled by ..
WORK BOAT WORLD: Finnlines‘ board of directors has appointed Tom Pippingskold, CFO, as Vice President and Deputy CEO of Finnlines as of May 6, 2021. In this new position, Pippingskold serves as the deputy to the President and CEO. Pippingskold has been Chief Financial Officer of Finnlines since October 1, 2013. He ..
The cold waters of the eastern Bering Sea support some of the world’s largest and best-managed commercial fisheries. Sustainable management of these fisheries is founded on scientific information provided by Alaska Fisheries Science Center groundfish surveys. New collaborative research is providing information to ensure ..
At CITES’ CoP-18, the assembled NGOs made sharks their iconic species of choice, knocking elephants off their number one spot. The question is, why did an ugly predator displace photogenic and speciously friendly elephants as the primary campaign pillar of animal rights activists? Animal activist NGOs leapt for joy, ..
The global fishing industry has suffered a “trial by fire” for at least twenty of the past thirty years thanks to the depredations of sections of the wider so ..
The US Coast Guard responded to a report of a capsized schooner in the Kennebec River in Maine on the evening (local time) of Friday, July 30. Coast Guard Sector Northern ..
The US Navy has awarded ST Engineering North America subsidiary Halter Marine a contract option for the service’s fifth Auxiliary Personnel Lighter-Small (APL(S)) 6 ..